December 2017

1st Dec
2017-12-01 (Friday)

Victorian Evening

1st Dec

Tumble Tots

2017-12-01 - 2017-12-01

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

1st Dec

Stour Singers

2017-12-01 - 2017-12-01

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

1st Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2017-12-01 - 2017-12-01

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

2nd Dec
2017-12-02 (Saturday)

Shipston Town Council Monthly Litter Pick

All welcome.  Meet at New Clark House, West Street at 10am.  Equipment and refreshments provided.  Contact: Fay Ivens 662133 or fayivens@aol.com

2nd Dec

Christmas Bingo

3rd Dec
2017-12-03 (Sunday)

Shipston Town Band Christmas Concert

4th Dec
2017-12-04 (Monday)

Holiday at Home

4th Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

5th Dec
2017-12-05 (Tuesday)

Stour/Shipston Community Forum

Tuesday 5th December, 2017

Quinton & Admington Village Hall, The Close, Lower Quinton  CV37 8SE

Join us from 6.30 pm

Community Forum starts at 7.00pm

YOUR Community Forum gives YOU the opportunity to have YOUR say and keep up to date with what’s happening in YOUR community

 

If you have a specific concern or problem then come along to the drop in surgery at 6.30pm where you can speak informally to officers from your local Police Team, Councillors and Officers from Warwickshire County and Stratford-on-Avon District Councils. Come and join us for a cup of tea, a chat and a mince pie

 

TOPICS INCLUDE:-

 

  • WASTE & RECYCLING – hear about the great work being done across the District
  • BROADBAND DELIVER UK (BDUK) – Find out about the coverage in your area
  • COMMUNTY DEVELOPMENT WORK IN QUINTON – What’s happening and why??
  • YOUR SAFER NEIGHBOURHOOD TEAM – Local policing update and voting for the next quarter’s priorities

If you would like to suggest a topic for a Community Forum meeting, or find out more please contact Amanda Wilson-Patterson on 07780 995817 or email stratford@warwickshire.gov.uk

 

Find us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/shipstonstourcommunityforum

www.war wickshire.gov.uk/shipstonforum

 

5th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

2017-12-05 - 2017-12-06

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

5th Dec

Yoga

2017-12-05 - 2017-12-06

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995

5th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

6th Dec
2017-12-06 (Wednesday)

Shipston-on-Stour Women’s Institute

Festive Food and Home Grown Entertainment

7pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road.  Contact: Jane Hanks 664519

6th Dec

Shipston Widows

Local lunch.  12pm.  Contact: Barbara Bean 663230

6th Dec

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

6th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2017-12-06 - 2017-12-07

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

6th Dec

U3A Social Bridge

16:00 - 18:30

Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

7th Dec
2017-12-07 (Thursday)

Chronic Pain Support Group

7:30 pm, The Black Horse. Contact Marianne Westwood 01608 662223

7th Dec

Shipston Cancer Support Group

Shipston Cancer Support Group Drop-In Centre:  1.30pm-3.30pm, Townsend Hall

7th Dec

Tumble Tots

2017-12-07 - 2017-12-08

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

7th Dec

Stour Singers

2017-12-07 - 2017-12-08

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

7th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2017-12-07 - 2017-12-08

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

8th Dec
2017-12-08 (Friday)

Shipston Music Society

9th Dec
2017-12-09 (Saturday)

Jubilate

9th Dec

Townsend Hall Christmas Cracker

9th Dec

Norgren Bowls Club Bingo

10th Dec
2017-12-10 (Sunday)

Rural Cinema - Matinee

11th Dec
2017-12-11 (Monday)

Stour Valley Visually Impaired Group

Christmas Lunch. Contact:  Shirley Pilkington 662684 

11th Dec

Shipston Town Council Monthly Meeting

7pm, New Clark House.  All welcome.  Contact: Georgina Beaumont 662180

11th Dec

Stour Valley Lions Monthly Business Meeting

7.30pm, The White Bear Function Room, Shipston.  Visitors welcome. Contact Membership Officer Lion Paul Garfield on 07828 589564 or email paulgarfield@icloud.com

11th Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

12th Dec
2017-12-12 (Tuesday)

Shipston Flower Club

7.30pm, Shipston Primary School, Visitors £5.00.  For information contact Pauline Wright 662158.

12th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

2017-12-12 - 2017-12-13

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

12th Dec

Yoga

2017-12-12 - 2017-12-13

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995

12th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

13th Dec
2017-12-13 (Wednesday)

Shipston and District Gardening Club

Christmas Party

Contact: Tony Mitchell 666933

13th Dec

Advent Carol Service

13th Dec

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

13th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2017-12-13 - 2017-12-14

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

13th Dec

U3A Social Bridge

16:00 - 18:30

Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

14th Dec
2017-12-14 (Thursday)

Shipston and District Literary Society

Christmas Lunch. Contact Helen Marshall 01789-740773.

14th Dec

Tumble Tots

2017-12-14 - 2017-12-15

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

14th Dec

Stour Singers

2017-12-14 - 2017-12-15

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

14th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2017-12-14 - 2017-12-15

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

15th Dec
2017-12-15 (Friday)

Singing Down Memory Lane

Reminiscence Songs for people with memory problems.  2pm -3.30pm at Stour Court Community Hall, Old Road.

Contact:-  Barbara Smith 01608 662433.
15th Dec

Stour Valley Carers Group - Supporting Dementia Carers

10.30am-12pm, Ellen Badger Hospital (using the Day Unit entrance).  Friendly welcome for all visitors.  Contact:  Carol Ruthven 662706 or Lizzy Feather 686013

17th Dec
2017-12-17 (Sunday)

Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

18th Dec
2017-12-18 (Monday)

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

19th Dec
2017-12-19 (Tuesday)

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

2017-12-19 - 2017-12-20

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

19th Dec

Yoga

2017-12-19 - 2017-12-20

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995

19th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

20th Dec
2017-12-20 (Wednesday)

Shipston Widows

Join us for a friendly and informal get-together. 10.30am - 12pm, Coach & Horses. For further information, contact Barbara Bean on 663230

20th Dec

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

20th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2017-12-20 - 2017-12-21

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

20th Dec

U3A Social Bridge

16:00 - 18:30

Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

21st Dec
2017-12-21 (Thursday)

Tumble Tots

2017-12-21 - 2017-12-22

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

21st Dec

Stour Singers

2017-12-21 - 2017-12-22

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

21st Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2017-12-21 - 2017-12-22

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

25th Dec
2017-12-25 (Monday)

Christmas Community Lunch

25th Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

26th Dec
2017-12-26 (Tuesday)

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

2017-12-26 - 2017-12-27

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

26th Dec

Yoga

2017-12-26 - 2017-12-27

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995

26th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

27th Dec
2017-12-27 (Wednesday)

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

27th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2017-12-27 - 2017-12-28

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

27th Dec

U3A Social Bridge

16:00 - 18:30

Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

28th Dec
2017-12-28 (Thursday)

Tumble Tots

2017-12-28 - 2017-12-29

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

28th Dec

Stour Singers

2017-12-28 - 2017-12-29

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

28th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2017-12-28 - 2017-12-29

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

31st Dec
2017-12-31 (Sunday)

New Years Eve Party